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Title
Wont you come to my tea party
Additional title: In our household there's a treasure, full of life so bright and gay. [first line]
Additional title: Wont you come to my tea-party, all my playmates will be there. [first line of chorus]
Names
Fitz, Alb. H. (Albert H.) (Lyricist)
Fitz, Alb. H. (Albert H.) (Composer)
Cushman, Sadie (Singer)
Hall, Jno. T. (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Copyright Date: 1895
Place: Minneapolis, Minn.
Publisher: A. H. Fitz Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Dolls
Children playing -- 1800-1899
Birthday parties
Children's tea parties
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes photograph of a young girl and boy seated at a table. The girl is pouring milk into the boy's teacup. Photograph copyright by A. I. Eidemiller.
Content: Dedication on cover and above caption title: Lovingly inscribed to the little children of America.
Content: Under caption title: A story of real life taken from the home.
Content: On cover: The juvenile "hit" of season as now being sung nightly by Sadie Cushman of Cushman and Holcombe, the popular New York favorites. Cover includes a photograph of Sadie Cushman gesticulating to a doll.
Content: On cover (slightly cut): Success phenomenal ; ninth edition.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Alb. H. Fitz.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d4dac3c0-c590-012f-fbcc-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Copyright date
  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Wont you come to my tea party" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b56e14-996b-6566-e040-e00a18060b65

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Wont you come to my tea party" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b56e14-996b-6566-e040-e00a18060b65

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895). Wont you come to my tea party Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68b56e14-996b-6566-e040-e00a18060b65

Wikipedia Citation

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Wont you come to my tea party